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Upcoming Family Friendly Events in Nashville

Mark your calendar and check out the best upcoming Family-friendly fun events that rock Nashville and middle Tennessee! Discover events packed full of family fun including Music, Food, Animals, Kid Activities, Sports, Events & much more all happening this week.

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There are a number of ongoing events including indoor happenings for those rainy days when the kids need a fun activities. Check out all of the upcoming Family Events and our Kid and Family Guide for the best Family resources in Middle Tennessee.

Please follow the links to the websites to make sure dates and times are accurate and determiner if tickets need to be purchased prior to heading out.. Also some events weather can be a factor,

Upcoming Family Friendly Events

E.g., 04/22/2019
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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

The Escape Game has 3 locations in Nashville - Downtown, Berry Hill, and Opry Mills. Each location is surrounded by many great restaurants and hotels. Free parking can be found at our Opry Mills and Berry Hill locations.

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Open Everyday!
Family Friendly and daily events you won't want to miss!

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Monday - Saturday 9AM–5:30PM

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Open now through May 20, 2019

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Friday, May 3, 2019

The First Friday of Each Month is the Franklin Art Crawl in the beautiful downtown Franklin core and historic buildings!

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Bring your kids to KIDSVILLE at the Parthenon is a FREE program every Saturday morning that combines storytelling, educational activities, arts & crafts, musicians and special guests & more!

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

Admire works of art from both local artist as well as artist from around the world. The first Saturday of each month you can enjoy this free art event from 6 PM to 9 PM in downtown Nashville.

 
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Sunday, May 5, 2019

Having fun while learning. It is the key ingredient!

 
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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Saturday & Sundays

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Saturday & Sundays

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Spring, summer and fall, Lucky Ladd’s – Tennessee’s largest petting farm and fun park is brimming with fun activities and outdoor adventures for kids and adults alike.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Spring, summer and fall, Lucky Ladd’s – Tennessee’s largest petting farm and fun park is brimming with fun activities and outdoor adventures for kids and adults alike.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The perfect date night or girls night out at Natchez Hills Winery at the Market! You and your partner will sit across from each other to enjoy a glass of wine & explore art in a stress-free, no pressure environment.

 
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Thursday, April 25, 2019

April 25-May 19, 2019 | See Website for Date/Times
This production will be performed with sections of dialogue in Spanish and English.

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

4/25/19 - 4/27/19
SCHEDULE NFL Draft Experience hours of operation:
April 25 (Thursday): 12-10pm
April 26 (Friday): 12-10pm
April 27 (Saturday): 9am-6pm

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Franklin, TN – Downtown Franklin’s Annual Main Street Festival is Saturday, April 27, 2019 – Sunday, April 28, 2019, featuring more than 200 artisans & crafters, three stages, two carnivals and an international food court to round out a full w

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

April 27 - 28, 2019 The St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon (formerly St.

 
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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Swine and Wine is back for an all-new season! We’re bringing together the best summer has to offer with Natchez Hills Wine and Naughty Tea, live music, and of course some of the best BBQ in middle Tennessee!

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band at the Bridgestone Arena

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

35 Years of Friends: Celebrating the Music of Michael W. Smith at the Bridgestone Arena

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

May Home Games
May 1-2 Sounds vs Omaha
May 3-6 Sounds vs Memphis
May 21-24 Sounds vs Memphis
May 25-29 Sounds vs Round Rock
May 30-31 Sounds vs New Orleans

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Thursday, May 2, 2019
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Thursday, May 2, 2019

The Goodlettsville Farmer's Market is held weekly on Thursdays, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm, May 2 - October 10, with the exception of July 4 when there is no market.

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

Saturday & Sundays in May plus Memorial Day May 29! Hours: 10am - 6:00pm
Celebrating 35 Years!

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

An anticipated 250 walkers are expected to show their support for those affected by liver disease at Liver Life Walk Nashville 2019 on Saturday, May 4, at Warner Park Picnic Area # 9 and # 11, 98 Vaughn Road, Nashville, TN.

 
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Saturday, May 4, 2019

World Slime is proud to announce we are hosting an event in Nashville!

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

Pro Wrestling Entertainment is teaming up once again with the Portland Chamber of Commerce to present "Strawberry Slam 2019," the official kickoff for the Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival.

 
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Saturday, May 4, 2019

The cars and stars of the ARCA Menards Series are set to return to Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville on Saturday, May 4th for the General Tire Music City 200 presented by Inspectra Thermal Solutions.

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

New Kids On The Block at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Friday & Saturdays | May - June
Musicians Corner presents free family friendly (dog friendly) music events in Nashville's Centennial Park.

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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Saturday, May 11, 2019

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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Each year in mid-May, the Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival brings 25,000+ people together to celebrate the importance of the strawberry industry to Portland's heritage.

 
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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Finish on the 50!
Nissan Stadium I Saturday, May 11th I 8 AM

Race Details

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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Family and friends, both old and new can join in the celebration of BBQ at the 6th Annual Boro BBQ Festival on the historic grounds of Cannonsburgh Village in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

 
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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Honor The Fallen 5k is a run benefiting the families of our fallen military heroes. Held at The Grove in College Grove, this walk/run is perfect for families and dogs of all ages!!

 
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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Science club at the library is a free monthly science event for children, young teens, and parents. Each month a scientist from Vanderbilt teaches about a topic that is important to their research.

 
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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Dave Matthews Band at the Bridgestone Arena

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

PJ MASKS LIVE: is back with an all new super-heroic, live musical show, featuring the heroic trio from your favorite series: The PJ MASKS!

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Pull on your boots and dust off your hat! The 70th annual Franklin Rodeo, presented by the Franklin Noon Rotary Club, stampedes into the Williamson County Ag Center May 16-18, 2019.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

The Who at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Garden lovers of all ages will find the inspiration, advice, community, and plants they seek at the seventh annual, FREE, UT Master Gardeners of Davidson County Urban Gardening Festival on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the Ellington Agricultural Cente

 
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Saturday, May 18, 2019

On one of the tallest hilltops in Nashville, the concerts are scheduled around glorious sunsets on the portico of the Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory.

 
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The perfect date night or girls night out at Natchez Hills Winery at the Market! You and your partner will sit across from each other to enjoy a glass of wine & explore art in a stress-free, no pressure environment.

 
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

In the days leading up to Memorial Day, the Murfreesboro Noon Exchange Club will post hundreds of flags in tribute to our veterans, our military, and our personal heroes.

 
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix™ in Concert at Schermerhorn Symphony Center in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

June Home Games
June 1 - 2 Sounds vs New Orleans
June 12-14 Sounds vs Las Vegas
June 15-18 Sounds vs Salt Lake
June 28-30 Sounds vs Oklahoma City

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

What's better than new?
FREE.

 
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Saturday, June 1, 2019

Get your hard hats on and gear up for some big time fun with some oversized toys!

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

Visit Coopertown on Saturday, June 1, 2019 ​from 10am - 4pm for the FREE, Fun-Filled, Family- and Pet-Friendly annual outing known as the Coopertown Barrel Festival!

 
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Saturday, June 1, 2019

Saturday's June - August | 7 p.m.-10 p.m. (no dance on July 6, 2019)

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Sunday, June 2, 2019

June 2 – September 1, 2019

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

June 6-9, 2019 Every summer, thousands of country music fans from all over the world travel to Nashville for four days of amazing concerts and live music.

 
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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Swanky Plank is one of Middle Tennessee's premier vintage and handmade markets. Now in its 7th year, Swanky Plank draws vendors and shoppers from all over the southeast.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019
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Friday, June 7, 2019

Friday Nights in June

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Ariana Grande at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, June 8, 2019

The 12th annual family-focused free festival hosted at the beautiful Drakes Creek Park, Hendersonville, TN. Kick off time, 4 p.m. -10:45 p.m. Admission is free. Come out and enjoy live music and have a great time.

 
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Monday, June 10, 2019

Nashville Campalooza & Christ The King (3105 Belmont Blvd)

FULL DAY CAMPS with Young Rembrandts & Habitat YOga

Nashville Campalooza | Science-Art-Yoga Fitness Summer Camp | Ages: 6 - 12

 
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Monday, June 10, 2019

Riverwood Church - {1904 McGavock Pike Nashville TN 37216}
These camps are discounted $20 from our regular fee thanks to Riverwood Church of Christ!

June 10-14 S.T.E.A.M. & Superhero camp

 
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Monday, June 10, 2019

Hoppity Hop Inflatable Play Center
(143 New Shackle Island Rd, Hendersonville, TN 37075)
June 10 - 14 | 5 - 12 years

 
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Monday, June 17, 2019

Riverwood Church - {1904 McGavock Pike Nashville TN 37216}
Register full or half day.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Nashville Campalooza | Explore and Adventure Camp | Ages: 6 - 12
Mo Tu We Th Fr | 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM | 6/17/2019 - 6/21/2019

 
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Monday, June 17, 2019

Riverwood Church - {1904 McGavock Pike Nashville TN 37216}
These camps are discounted $20 from our regular fee thanks to Riverwood Church of Christ!

June 17-21 chemistry & physics camp
Register Full Day on our website

 
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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Pentatonix at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, June 22, 2019

Riverwood Church - {1904 McGavock Pike Nashville TN 37216}
These camps are discounted $20 from our regular fee thanks to Riverwood Church of Christ!

 
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Monday, June 24, 2019

East End Prep - {1460 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37216}
June 24-28 CSI & BioScience Camp

 
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Monday, June 24, 2019

June 24 - 28 | 5 - 12 years
rocket to mars! Space Camp & engineering camp
Register Full Day at mr.BondScienceguy.com

 
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

The perfect date night or girls night out at Natchez Hills Winery at the Market! You and your partner will sit across from each other to enjoy a glass of wine & explore art in a stress-free, no pressure environment.

 
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Saturday, June 29, 2019

Come on out to Lucky Ladd's - Tennessee’s largest petting farm and fun park for some summertime family fun at the annual Watermelon Festival. Cool off in the Splash Zone featuring our Splash Pad, Bubble Blast Pool and inflatable water slides.

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Saturday, June 29, 2019

FANGTASTIC 5K at the Bridgestone Arena

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Monday, July 1, 2019

July Home Games
July 1-3 Sounds vs Oklahoma City
July 11-14 Sounds vs New Orleans
July 19-21 Sounds vs Iowa
July 23-25 Sounds vs Oklahoma City
July 30-31 Sounds vs El Paso

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Jeff Lynne's ELO 2019 at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beauty & the Beast with the Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn Symphony Center in downtown Nashville Tennessee

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Monday, July 8, 2019

July 8 - 12| 5 - 12 years
Crazy chemistry & fun with physics camp

 
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Saturday, July 13, 2019

Lucky Ladd Farms is proud to host this exciting patriotic event that honors our own local heroes!

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Michael Buble at the Bridgestone Arena

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Monday, July 22, 2019

July 22-26 Space: A Rocket To Mars Camp
8:30 - 11:30 pm | 5-12 years |

 
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Monday, July 22, 2019

July 22-26 Space: A Rocket To Mars Camp
8:30 - 11:30 pm | 5-12 years |

 
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Monday, July 22, 2019

July 22 - July 26 | 5 - 12 years

 
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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

The perfect date night or girls night out at Natchez Hills Winery at the Market! You and your partner will sit across from each other to enjoy a glass of wine & explore art in a stress-free, no pressure environment.

 
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Friday, July 26, 2019

Korn at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, July 27, 2019

Kids join us for fun in the sun as we celebrate “Back to School” with a “Splash Bash.” Kids can cool off on the inflatable water slides, splash pad and bubble blast pool and enjoy water balloon toss, outdoor games and more!

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Friday, August 2, 2019

Shawn Mendes at the Bridgestone Arena

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

John Mayer at the Bridgestone Arena

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Friday, August 9, 2019

August 9-10, 2019
The 16th annual Tomato Art Fest's 2-day celebration welcomes everyone to East Nashville for a fun and wacky day of art, music, food, costumes, contests, shopping, kids activities, & more!

 
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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Queen + Adam Lambert at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, August 17, 2019

Late summer brings super sweet fun for all at the Sweet Corn Festival at Lucky Ladd Farms - Tennessee's largest petting farm and fun park!

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Monday, August 19, 2019

IRON MAIDEN at the Bridgestone Arena

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Monday, August 26, 2019

Backstreet Boys at the Bridgestone Arena

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Sunday, September 1, 2019

September Home Games
September 1-2 Sounds vs San Antonio

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Saturday, September 7, 2019

HOOTIE AND THE BLOWFISH

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Spring, summer and fall, Lucky Ladd’s – Tennessee’s largest petting farm and fun park is brimming with fun activities and outdoor adventures for kids and adults alike.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Nashville, Franklin, Murfreesboro and beyond...it's Middle Tennessee's favorite place to get lost.

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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Pick the perfect pumpkin at Tennessee's largest petting farm and fun park – Lucky Ladd Farms.

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Friday, September 27, 2019

Carrie Underwood at the Bridgestone Arena

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Sunday, September 29, 2019

Middle TN area Boy and Girl Scouts & their families are invited to join us for Scouts AG-Venture Day at the Farm. Scouting organizations who bring a non-perishable food item will assist in a community service project.

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Saturday, October 26, 2019

Saturday, October 26, 2019

 
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Saturday, October 26, 2019

Elton John at the Bridgestone Arena

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Saturday, November 2, 2019

Free Admission and Free Parking! We would love to invite you to our Ladies Shopping Festival in Nashville on November 2, 2019. We offer 50+ local vendors with handmade items, direct sales, beautiful decorated table-scapes and Christmas trees!

 
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Friday, November 8, 2019

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